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Authorship contested; original edition in Dutch (1671) ascribed to Arnoldus Montanus, but in this translation into German authorship of both editions is assigned to Olfert Dapper (O.D. on title page; privilege, p. [5], 1st count,:" ... (so von Doctr. Dapper in Niederländischer Sprache beschrieben: Nunmehr aber in die Hochteutsche übergesetzt worden) ..."). For controversy, see Library chronicle of the University of Texas and Moraes
Topics: Indian linguistics, indian linguistics, Imprint 1673, genealogy
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Topics: 1682, Botany, Early works to 1800, England, Engravings, gmgpc, Plants anatomy, Pre-Linnean works,...
Malayalam Heritage
by Reede tot Drakestein, Hendrik van
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Hortus_Indicus_Malabaricus_Volume4
Topic: Hortus_Indicus_Malabaricus_Volume3
Malayalam Heritage
by Reede tot Drakestein, Hendrik van
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Hortus Indicus Malabaricus Volume 2
Topic: Hortus Indicus Malabaricus Volume 2
Community Texts
by Hendrik van Rheede
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Hortus Malabaricus (meaning Garden of Malabar) is a comprehensive treatise that deals with the medicinal properties of the flora in the Indian state of Kerala
Topics: Hortus Malabaricus, latin
At head of title, Serie I: 1500-1600
Topic: Art, Renaissance
At head of title, Serie I: 1500-1600
Topic: Art, Renaissance
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Fritzsche, Carl Julius, 1808-1871
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From Mem. Acad. Imp. Sci. St. Pétersburg
Topic: Pollen
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Seba, Albertus, 1665-1736; Boerhaave, Herman, 1668-1738; Gaubius, Hieronymus David, 1705?-1780; Massuet, Pierre, 1698-1776; Jancourt, L; Musschenbroek, Petrus van, 1692-1761; Artedi, Peter, 1705-1735; Tanjé, P., 1706-1761, ill; Portalis, J. M., former owner. DSI; Carolyn Horton & Associates, binder. DSI
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statement of responsibility: Ex toto terrarum orbe collegit, digessit, descripsit, et depingendum curavit Albertus Seba
Topics: Natural history, Natural history
statement of responsibility: Ex toto terrarum orbe collegit, digessit, descripsit, et depingendum curavit Albertus Seba ...
Topics: Pre-Linnean works, Pictorial works
statement of responsibility: Ex toto terrarum orbe collegit, digessit, descripsit, et depingendum curavit Albertus Seba ...
Topics: Pre-Linnean works, Pictorial works
statement of responsibility: Ex toto terrarum orbe collegit, digessit, descripsit, et de pingendum curavit Albertus Seba.
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University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Brückner, Max
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Topics: Polygons, Polyhedra
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
by Matthews, William Henry, 1882-
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CONTENTS Preface vii-viii Contents ix-xiv List of Illustrations xv-xviii CHAPTER I Introduction The Lure of the Labyrinth — Difficulties of Definition — The Subject and Object of this Book — The Lore of the Labyrinth — Some NegleCted British Monuments — Destructive Dogmatism : a Plea for Caution 1-5 CHAPTER II The Egyptian Labyrinth (i) Accounts of the Ancient Writers Enormous Edifices of Egypt — Herodotus : his Account of the Labyrinth, its Vastness and Complexity, and its Lake —...
Topic: Labyrinths
Getty Research Institute
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Cover title
Topics: Alphabets, Initials, Lettering, Calligraphy, Illumination of books and manuscripts
Pritzel (2nd ed.)
Topics: Plants, Animals, Plants, Animals
Boston Public Library Interlibrary Loan
by Wither, George, 1588-1667; Passe, Crispijn van de, approximately 1565-1637; Matthewes, Augustine, printer; Royston, Richard, 1599-1686, bookseller; Marshall, William (Engraver); Rollenhagen, Gabriel, 1583-1619
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A collection of 100 numbered emblems, engraved by C. van de Passe the Elder (cf. STC) at head of page below a couplet, followed by a descriptive poem
Topic: Emblems
American Libraries
by Mason, Otis Tufton, 1838- [from old catalog]
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Indian weapons, Bow and arrow
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=ajkTAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Boston Public Library
by Fox-Davies, Arthur Charles, 1871-1928
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Title in red and black
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Topic: Heraldry
Source: Gen Ref
Applications of Fibonacci Numbers: Volume 9: Proceedings of The Tenth International Research Conference on Fibonacci Numbers and Their Applications Author: Frederic T. Howar Published by Springer Netherlands ISBN: 978-90-481-6545-2 DOI: 10.1007/978-0-306-48517-6 Table of Contents: Universal Bernoulli Polynomials and P-Adic Congruences A Generalization of Durrmeyer-Type Polynomials and their Approximation Properties Fibinomial Identities Recounting Binomial Fibonacci Identities The Fibonacci...
Topics: Mathematics, Computational complexity, Field theory (Physics), Functions, Special, Combinatorial...
statement of responsibility: by Edward Lear ...
Topic: Parrots
Cornell University Library
by Goldston, Will, 1877-1948
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Topic: Magic tricks
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Topics: Abnormalities, Human, Medicine, Medicine, Magic, mystic, and spagiric, Monsters
University of Pittsburgh Library System
by Arnold, George, 1834-1865; Cahill, Frank
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Miscellaneous after 1825
Topic: Magic tricks
Community Texts
by Crowley, Aleister
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This re-set electronic edition prepared by Celephaï s Press somewhere beyond the Tanarian Hills 2003 E.V.
Topics: Lemegeton, Magic, Magick, Occult
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Topics: Akkadian language -- Texts, Incantations, Assyro-Babylonian, Magic, Assyro-Babylonian
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Frazer, James George, Sir, 1854-1941
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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Topics: Mythology, Religion, Magic, Superstition
California Digital Library
by Hopkins, Albert A. (Albert Allis), 1869-1939; Evans, Henry Ridgely, b. 1861
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"Bibliography of natural magic and prestidigitation, compiled with notes, by Henry Ridgely Evans": p. [539]-550
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Topic: Magic tricks
Community Texts
by S.L. "MacGregor" Mathers
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The Lesser Key of Solomon , also known as Clavicula Salomonis Regis or Lemegeton , is an anonymous grimoire (or spell book) on demonology. It was compiled in the mid-17th century, mostly from materials a couple of centuries older. It is divided into five books—the Ars Goetia , Ars Theurgia-Goetia , Ars Paulina , Ars Almadel , and Ars Notoria .
Topics: goetia, solomon, demonology, ars goetia, clavicula salomnis regis, lemegeton, sl macgregor mathers,...
The Library of Congress
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Topics: Occultism, Magic, Superstition, Demonology
Princeton Theological Seminary Library
by Scot, Reginald, 1538?-1599; Nicholson, Brinsley, 1824-1892
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From an edition of 250 copies
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Topics: Witchcraft, Magic, Demonology
Community Texts
by Bartolomeo Bosco
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Cavalier Bosco, Giuocatore di magia, ovvero manuale di giuochi di prestigio e di destrezza i più piacevoli ed i più sorprendenti messi alla portata di tutti, da eseguirsi nelle riunioni colla massima facilità , (III ed.) Gennaro Monte (Strada San Biagio dei Librai 120), Napoli 1913 (pp. 96). Dono di Mariano Tomatis.
Topics: magia, illusionismo, prestigiazione, prestidigitazione, giochi di prestigio, magic, magic tricks
Community Texts
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Colombo Nari, Manuale dei giuochi di prestigio e calcolo colle carte, Casa editrice Antonio Bietti, Milano 1905 (144 pp.) Dono di Davide Rubat Remond.
Topics: magia, illusionismo, prestigiazione, prestidigitazione, giochi di prestigio, magic, magic tricks
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Leidy, Joseph, 1823-1891
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Topics: Reptiles, Fossil, Paleontology, Paleontology
Consists of colored plates
Topics: Textile industry and fabrics, Design, Decoration and ornament, Japanese
Smithsonian Libraries
by Kallenbach, Georg Gottfried, 1805-1865
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Text in French and German in parallel columns
Topics: Art, Medieval, Architecture, Medieval
Smithsonian Libraries
by Hirth, Georges
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Topic: Art, Renaissance
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Knorr, Georg Wolfgang, 1705-1761; Dall, William Healey, 1845-1927, former owner. DSI; Lea, Isaac, 1792-1886, former owner. DSI
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Ptie. 1-6, each with added engraved t.p., dated 1764, 1765, 1768, 1770, 1771, and 1773 respectively
Topic: Shells
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Knorr, Georg Wolfgang, 1705-1761; Dall, William Healey, 1845-1927, former owner. DSI; Lea, Isaac, 1792-1886, former owner. DSI
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Ptie. 1-6, each with added engraved t.p., dated 1764, 1765, 1768, 1770, 1771, and 1773 respectively
Topic: Shells
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Esper, Eugen Johann Christoph, 1742-1810; Charpentier, Toussaint von, 1779 or 80-1847; Tyroff, H. I., engraver; Walwert, Georg Christoph, 1748-1812, engraver; Volckart, J. F., engraver; Walbert, L. S., engraver; Sturm, Jakob, 1771-1848, engraver; Bock, Johann Carl, 1757-1843, engraver; Schaus, William, 1859- , former owner. DSI
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Introduction, Th. 1, p. xxii, dated 1829
Topics: Lepidoptera, Butterflies
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Esper, Eugen Johann Christoph, 1742-1810; Charpentier, Toussaint von, 1779 or 80-1847; Tyroff, H. I., engraver; Walwert, Georg Christoph, 1748-1812, engraver; Volckart, J. F., engraver; Walbert, L. S., engraver; Sturm, Jakob, 1771-1848, engraver; Bock, Johann Carl, 1757-1843, engraver; Schaus, William, 1859- , former owner. DSI
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Introduction, Th. 1, p. xxii, dated 1829
Topics: Lepidoptera, Butterflies
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Esper, Eugen Johann Christoph, 1742-1810; Charpentier, Toussaint von, 1779 or 80-1847; Tyroff, H. I., engraver; Walwert, Georg Christoph, 1748-1812, engraver; Volckart, J. F., engraver; Walbert, L. S., engraver; Sturm, Jakob, 1771-1848, engraver; Bock, Johann Carl, 1757-1843, engraver; Schaus, William, 1859- , former owner. DSI
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Introduction, Th. 1, p. xxii, dated 1829
Topics: Lepidoptera, Butterflies
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Esper, Eugen Johann Christoph, 1742-1810; Charpentier, Toussaint von, 1779-1847; Bock, Johann Carl, b. 1757, engraver; Leitner, Johann, engraver; Volkart, J. F., engraver; Schaus, William, 1859- , former owner. DSI
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First published in Erlangen [1785]-1801
Topics: Butterflies, Lepidoptera
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Esper, Eugen Johann Christoph, 1742-1810; Charpentier, Toussaint von, 1779 or 80-1847; Tyroff, H. I., engraver; Walwert, Georg Christoph, 1748-1812, engraver; Volckart, J. F., engraver; Walbert, L. S., engraver; Sturm, Jakob, 1771-1848, engraver; Bock, Johann Carl, 1757-1843, engraver; Schaus, William, 1859- , former owner. DSI
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Introduction, Th. 1, p. xxii, dated 1829
Topics: Lepidoptera, Butterflies
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Esper, Eugen Johann Christoph, 1742-1810; Shuttleworth, Robert James, 1810-1874, former owner. DSI; Bayer, Frederick M., former owner. DSI
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Supplement v., [Th. 3], has title: Fortsetzungen der Pflanzenthiere in Abbildungen nach der Nature mit Farben erleuchtet nebst Beschreibungen ... erster Theil, mit hundert und sechs illuminirten Kupfertafeln
Topics: Ctenophora, Cnidaria
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Esper, Eugen Johann Christoph, 1742-1810; Shuttleworth, Robert James, 1810-1874, former owner. DSI; Bayer, Frederick M., former owner. DSI
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Supplement v., [Th. 3], has title: Fortsetzungen der Pflanzenthiere in Abbildungen nach der Nature mit Farben erleuchtet nebst Beschreibungen ... erster Theil, mit hundert und sechs illuminirten Kupfertafeln
Topics: Ctenophora, Cnidaria
Smithsonian Libraries
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Cover title: The book of luck
Topics: Superstition, Fortune-telling
California Digital Library
by Davenport, Cyril, 1848-1941
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"Heraldic books to consult": p. 413-414; "Bibliographical books to consult": p. 414
Topics: Armorial bindings, Bookplates, English, Heraldry -- Great Britain
Canadian Tobacco Stamps
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AN INTRODUCTION I began collecting stamps some seventy-five years ago (like all kids) keeping anything, eventually graduating to Canadian Postage, then to Canadian Revenue plus Tobacco, and finally (about fifty years ago) exclusively specializing in Canadian Tobacco stamps. The files originally were kept on a Radio Shack TSR-80 with 5¼ inch floppy discs, then later copied onto that amazing new hard drive using “filePro” (from New Jersey). They were subsequently copied into “Multimate”,...
Daniel McNeil Collection
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78rpm shellac discs donated from Daniel McNeil to the Archive of Contemporary Music and digitized by George Blood, LP for the Internet Archive. The collection of 22,359 ten and twelve inch seventy-eights is one of the first that ARC worked with from beginning to end, and what a pleasure. Rare for us the discs were all carefully arranged on shelves by label, and then by manufacturer number. Even better, the weeks we spent packing up meant cake and coffee everyday at 4. Here’s Mr. McNeil’s...
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statement of responsibility: ausgefertiget und mit vielen Figuren versehen von Jacob Leupold
Topics: Hydraulic machinery, Mechanical engineering
Smithsonian Libraries
by Besson, Jacques, (Mathematician); Béroalde de Verville, 1556-; Androuet du Cerceau, Jacques, active 1549-1584, illustrator; Boyvin, René, approximately 1525-approximately 1598, illustrator; Hofer, Philip, 1898-1984, former owner. DSI
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Translation of: Theatrum instrumentorum et machinarum
Topics: Mechanical engineering, Machinery
xx, 225, [3] p. 18 cm
Topics: Mechanics, Machinery, Kinematics of, Machine-tools
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Lindberg, G. U. (Georgii Ustinovich); Krasiukova, Z. V. (Zoia Valentinovna); Collette, Bruce B
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Translation of: Ryby IAponskogo moria i sopredelnykh chastei Okhotskogo i Zheltoga morei
Topics: Fishes, Fishes, Fishes, Fishes
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
by Middleton, J. H. (John Henry), 1846-1896
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TABLE OF CONTENTS. Preface and List of Authorities. Page xiii to xix. List of Illustrations. Page xxi to xxiv. CHAPTER I Page 1 to 10. Classical Manuscripts written with a Stilus. Survival of classical methods in mediaeval times ; epigraphy and palaeography ; manuscripts on metal plates ; lead rolls ; tin rolls ; gold amulets ; Petelia tablet ; waxed tablets and diptychs ; tablets shown on gems and coins ; tablets found in tombs ; tablets from Pompeii ; Consular diptychs ; many-leaved tablets ;...
Topics: Illumination Of Books And Manuscripts, Manuscripts
Getty Research Institute
by Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824; Tymms, W. R. (William Robert); Audsley, George Ashdown, 1838-1925; Audsley, W. (William), 1833-1907
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Library's copies have variant bindings
Cornell University Library
by Wyatt, M. Digby (Matthew Digby), Sir, 1820-1877; Tymms, W. R. (William Robert), ill
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Collection : Bibliothèque internationale de l'art
Topics: Céramique, XVIe-XIXe s, Faïence, XVIe-XIXe s, Monogrammes, XVIe-XIXe s, Dictionnaire [divers]...
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Adams, H. G. (Henry Gardiner), 1811 or 1812-1881
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110 pages : 15 cm
Topic: Flower language
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Burke, L., Mrs
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95 pages, [2] leaves of plates : 10 cm
Topic: Flower language
Library's copy is bound with: Die nordische herkunft der Trojasage bezeugt durch den krug von Tragliatella / von Ernst Krause. Glogau : C. Flemming, 1893
Topics: Mythology, Norse, Indo-Europeans, Labyrinths
Boston College Library
by Matthews, William Henry, 1882-
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"Bibliography of mazes and labyrinths" : p. 215-235
Topic: Labyrinths
Getty Research Institute
by Baudet, Etienne, 1638-1711; Châtillon, Louis de, 1639-1734; Chauveau, François, 1613-1676; Desjardins, Martin, 1637-1694; Edelinck, Jean, 1643-1680; Girardon, Franc̦ois, 1628-1715; Guérin, Gilles, 1606 or 1609-1678; Houzeau, Jacques, 1624-1691; Le Clerc, Sébastien, 1637-1714; Legros, Pierre, 1629-1714; Le Hongre, Etienne, 1628-1690; Le Pautre, Jean, 1618-1682; Lepautre, Pierre, 1660-1744; Lerambert, Louis, 1614?-1670; Marsy, Balthazar, 1628-1674; Marsy, Gaspard, 1624-1681; Massou, Benoît, 1627-1684; Opstal, Gérard van, 1594?-1668; Picart, Etienne, 1632-1721; Regnaudin, Thomas, 1622-1706; Silvestre, Israël, 1621-1691; Simonneau, Louis, 1654-1727; Tuby, Jean-Baptiste, 1635-1700
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Title from Catalogue des volumes d'estampes, dont les planches sont à la Bibliothèque du Roy. Paris : Imprimerie royale, 1743. Date from Brunet v. I, column 1444
Topics: Félibien, André, sieur des Avaux et de Javercy, 1619-1695, Caves, Labyrinths, Fountains, Ponds,...
Topics: Riddles. [from old catalog], Charades. [from old catalog]
Folkscanomy Mathematics: Books of a Mathematic Nature
by Penelope A. Rowlatt
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Penelope A. Rowlatt Group Theory & Elementary Particles Longmans 1966 Acrobat 7 Pdf 11.6 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option
Topics: Physics, Mathematics, Lie Algebra, Weight Vector, Matrix, Kronecker, SU3
Folkscanomy Mathematics: Books of a Mathematic Nature
by Edward Kasner & James Newman
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Edward Kasner & James Newman Mathematics and the Imagination G. Bell & Sons Ltd. 1949 Acrobat 7 Pdf 52.1 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option
Topics: Mathematics, Googol, Pi, e, i, Geometries, Paradox, Puzzles, Chance, Calculus
Folkscanomy Mathematics: Books of a Mathematic Nature
by Robin J. Wilson
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Robin J. Wilson Introduction to Graph Theory Longman Group Ltd. 1972, 1979, 1985 Acrobat 7 Pdf 6.70 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option
Topics: Mathematics, Paths, Circuits, Trees, Duality, Colouring Graphs, Markov Chains, Matching, Marriage,...
Darwin Library; Title ID 251309
1851 - 1858
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Cuvier, Georges, baron, 1769-1832; Latreille, P. A. (Pierre André), 1762-1833; McMurtrie, Henry, 1793-1865
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The plates, except a few portraits, have been bound separately
Topics: Animals, Zoology
Includes bibliographic references
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Library's copy rebound in green cloth, backed in calf, spine gilt tooled with title & author
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Decoration and ornament
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Grasset, Eugène, 1841-1917; Verneuil, M. P. (Maurice Pillard), 1869-1942, ill
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statement of responsibility: sous la direction de M. Eugène Grasset
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Topics: Decoration and ornament, Flowers in art
Community Texts
by Raymond Buckland
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The complete book on studying witchcraft
Topics: Buckland, Wicca, Witchcraft
Folkscanomy Science: Books of a Scientific Nature
by L.D. Landau & E.M. Lifshitz
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L.D. Landau & E.M. Lifshitz Quantum Mechanics ( Volume 3 of A Course of Theoretical Physics ) Pergamon Press 1965 Acrobat 7 Pdf 28.6 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option
Topics: Physics, Schrodinger's Equation, Angular Momentum, Perturbation Theory, Spin, Nuclear Structure,...